Transcript of "Participative research to create a Local Youth Plan and a sustainable structure of juvenile participation in the local community"
Participative research to create a Local Youth Plan and a sustainable structure of juvenile participation in the local community Xavier Úcar Martínez Dpt. Pedagogia Sistemàtica i Social Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona Jordi Segarra Casals Doble Via S.C.C.L Community Development- Local & Global Challenges 3rd International Congress. September 2007, Lucerne
OBJECTIVES <ul><li>To Create a local plan of youth </li></ul><ul><li>To Create a network of juvenile participation that will make this local plan possible and sustainable in the future </li></ul>
LOCAL PLAN FEATURES <ul><li>Participative </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Implicating the different agents of the territory, especially the youngsters </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Viable </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Adapted to the needs of the youngsters and to the competence and possibilities of the Town Council </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Inter-department </li></ul><ul><li>Involving the different municipal departments in the design and the management of the youth politics </li></ul><ul><li>Sustainable </li></ul><ul><li>Designed to last about four years </li></ul>
MOLLET DEL VALLÈS LOCAL PLAN OF YOUTH WRITING OF THE YOUTH PLAN Constitution of the networks and development of participation dynamics Phase 1: Participative process broadcast Phase 2: Group dynamics of participation APPROVAL OF THE YOUTH PLAN AND STARTING FOLLOW-UP COMMISSION EVALUATION AND DIAGNOSIS OF THE YOUTH CURRENT SITUATION Phase 1 , 2 : Analysis quantitative and qualitative Phase 3 : Map of Groups and juvenile activities in Mollet
YOUNG PERSON YOUNG COLABORATOR RESEACH TEAM MEMBER Research Team CIVIC YOUNG NET SCHOOL NET Construction of shared knowledge about Mollet youngsters LOCAL PLAN OF YOUTH Training Training Classroom Classroom Classroom Classroom Classroom Classroom GROUP GROUP GROUP GROUP GROUP Inter-department technical commission (Town Council) Random consulting EVALUATION AND DIAGNOSIS OF THE YOUTH CURRENT SITUATION Documental sources Municipal responsibles interviews Juvenile entities interviews Key agents interviews
CIVIC YOUTH NET Inter-department technical commission (Town Council) SCHOOL NET Secondary Schools Random consulting MOLLET DEL VALLÈS LOCAL PLAN OF YOUTH METHODOLOGICAL APPROACH VARIABLES Opinions Proposals Facts Contributions
CONTRIBUTIONS What we could do PROPOSALS What it would be necessary to change OPINION What we think about the reality FACTS The reality
OUTCOMES 496 (4,69% young population of Mollet 2007) Total 20 Interdepartmental technical commission 36 Random consulting 207 School net 233 Civic Young net 78 % 389 Informal groups and non-associated youngsters 22 % 107 Associated youngsters and technicians
CONCLUSION <ul><li>High participation from informal groups and non-associated youngsters </li></ul><ul><li>Creation of a network of juvenile participation that will participate also in the evaluation of this project </li></ul><ul><li>Active communication network of youngsters based on the contact through a mailing list </li></ul><ul><li>Breaking the idea that the policy that protect and regulate the lives of young people in the town is only a technical question that must be decided only by politicians and technicians </li></ul>
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